THE SESQUICENTENNIAL OF THE CARSON CITY MINT

Join us on February 4 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of when the Carson City Mint issued its first coin in 1870. Special guests will be on hand to make the ceremonial first strikes on Coin Press No. 1 of a special sesquicentennial .999 fine silver […]

Children’s Minting Days

February 8-9th, 2020 Regular Admission applies, children 17 and under and members are free. Sponsored by Travel Nevada, children visiting the museum will receive a free copper planchet, or coin blank, to bring to Coin Press No. 1, and have a […]

Mint 150 Thursdays

2nd Thursday of each month Regular Admission applies, children 17 and under and members are free. The monthly Mint 150 program will move to the second Thursday of the month starting in March, from 6 to 8 PM. A speaker will lecture on a mint history […]

Coin Press Demonstrations

Every Friday & Saturday Demonstrations of Coin Press No. 1 in the Historic Carson City Mint will take place every Friday and Saturday from 11 AM to 3 PM. Call to find out which medallion is being struck. For more information contact Robert Nylen […]

New Replica Release Party

Summer 2020 In the summer of 2020, the museum is will release a new replica of a coin from the famed CC coin collection. Look for details on the New Replica Release Party in future announcements.

Sesquicentennial Minting February 5, 6 & 7

Minting All Week! Silver sesquicentennial medallions will continue to be minted on Coin Press No. 1 Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, February 5 -7, from 11 AM to 3 PM. The medallion is 30 mm, .999 fine silver and costs $75. Visitors may purchase a […]